After Russian Hack Of Illinois Voter Database In 2016, State Beefed Up Election CybersecurityThree-and-a-half years after a Russian breach of voter databases, the fight against foreign influence on voters continues nationwide.
FBI Sending Out A Warning When Using Smart TVs"They are really replacing TVs before they even break because they are such a good value."
Customer Says He Was Robbed By A Bank, Phone Scammer"I'm not trying to scam anybody. I just want my money back."
2 Investigators: Criminals Are Hacking Electronic Monitoring SystemsElectronic ankle monitoring bracelets keep criminals under close watch, but CBS 2 investigators found many criminals discovered a way to beat the system.
Facebook, Twitter Chiefs Face Lawmakers Amid Election Security ConcernsCongress has sharply criticized the social media companies over the last year as it has become clear that they were at the forefront of Russia's interference in the 2016 elections.
As Elections Approach, What's The Risk Of Russian Meddling?Experts said it is too late to safeguard U.S. voting systems and campaigns this election cycle.
Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had 'Ghetto' NamesSeveral women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email saying their "ghetto" name disqualified them from working at a Missouri company.
$13.2M Grant To Help Illinois Stop Vote Tampering After Russian HackTwo years after Russian operatives successfully hacked into the Illinois State Board of Elections database and viewed information for tens of thousands of voters, Illinois was awarded a $13.2 million grant aimed at stopping vote tampering.
‘Lizard Squad’ Hacker Admits To Conspiracy Targeting ‘Thousands’A Maryland man with ties to international hacking groups with “thousands of victims” pleaded guilty in Chicago Tuesday to a conspiracy that may land him behind bars.
4 Steps to Take If Your Small Business Has Been HackedBeing hacked is a scary ordeal for any small business owner. Be sure to avoid serious complications accordingly.
Illinois Elections Chief To Testify At Senate Panel On Russian HackingIllinois State Board of Elections director Steve Sandvoss will testify about how voter information was stolen by hackers last summer.
‘Celebgate’ Hacker Sentenced To Nine Months In PrisonEdward J. Majerczyk, 29, admitted last fall that he hacked into the Apple iCloud and Gmail accounts of more than 300 people, including at least 30 celebrities.
Chicago Man Pleads Guilty To "Celebgate" Hacking ScandalEdward Majerczyk, 29, admitted hacking the emails of at least 30 celebrities.
FBI Traces 'Celebgate' Nude Photo Hack To Chicago HomeThe FBI has traced a computer to the South Side of Chicago. CBS 2's Mike Parker found the house in question.
Companies Employing 'White Hat' Hackers To Prevent Data TheftsIt seems like every month we hear about a huge data breach, our credit card numbers and other important information in the hands of crooks. Now more companies are hiring hackers to help them protect their customers.